MAG Poetry Competition 2010 - search for new poems

About 80% of the participants in the 2010 poetry competition wished their poems to remain viewable on the website. Check these out here:

Filter Poems By Author's First Name

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. All

Now

by Anthony Stevens

What is a beginning
If not the end of an end
Discarding the enemy
And making a friend

View in full

Bus Stop

by Anthony Stevens

You can taste the anger
Like salt in the air
Women with faces of cigarettes and woe
Spit nails

View in full

Hors d'œuvre

by Antonia Kirby

Let me recoil, regress
to a time where size and shape were
just words with inconceivable phonemes -
a tangled mess

View in full

Secluded

by Antonio Vrsalovic

Burned canvas where she sat
Weary little ragged doll pool like thing
Now hollow without any tempting
The endless depression I soaked my tears

View in full

Clouds

by Antonio Vrsalovic

Tall and proud shiny puffy clouds
Made out of soft little wet drops
They roam pinkish, bluish colored skies
In silence, in arranged pact with time

View in full

INTRICATE

by Ashlee Gaines

It falls in intimacy with every stroke you painted
Creation has your brand on every symphony it sings
Who is this Intimate Stranger that nestles within the reflections of the living?

View in full

COLOR

by Ashlee Gaines

Life houses the rooms that are filled
Up. Over flowing in Empty
Heaviness when an anchor
Has been tossed. Untold stories

View in full

HOPE

by Ashlee Gaines

Deny not the one who sees
For not a smile but a hope
Waits. I love the seas for
What they offer of. For one day in

View in full

Let the law carve the mountain

by Avi Israel

Let the law carve the mountain
and justice put to shame
Let the rules form the landscape
and clemency put to shame

View in full

To Big School

by Banba Roche

A pressed blue checked summer dress,
folded away in a bottom drawer.
Pencils added to the crayon pot,
replaced by pens with steelnibs.

View in full